The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 96 76 97
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Contract jobs citing Perl 66 85 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.08% 2.45% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 5.10% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 77 94
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £365 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £643 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +33.84%
Perl
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1666 1666 2565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.42% 48.04% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1404 2082
Median daily rate £500 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £19.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 97 (65.10%) Python
2 94 (63.09%) Linux
3 70 (46.98%) Java
4 69 (46.31%) Unix
5 59 (39.60%) Puppet
6 57 (38.26%) DevOps
7 53 (35.57%) Finance
8 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (31.54%) Bash Shell
10 42 (28.19%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (25.50%) Ruby
12 34 (22.82%) SQL
13 33 (22.15%) Oracle
13 33 (22.15%) Opscode Chef
13 33 (22.15%) Ansible
14 32 (21.48%) Amazon AWS
15 29 (19.46%) Windows
15 29 (19.46%) Banking
16 26 (17.45%) XML
16 26 (17.45%) Jenkins
17 24 (16.11%) Shell Script
17 24 (16.11%) Apache
17 24 (16.11%) PHP
18 23 (15.44%) Configuration Management
18 23 (15.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 22 (14.77%) Red Hat
20 19 (12.75%) Active Directory
20 19 (12.75%) HTML
20 19 (12.75%) Tomcat
20 19 (12.75%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (16.11%) Apache
2 19 (12.75%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.04%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.70%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.03%) JBoss
5 6 (4.03%) nginx
5 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.68%) IIS
7 3 (2.01%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.34%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.67%) CICS
9 1 (0.67%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.67%) Drupal
9 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.67%) Jetty
9 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Relativity
2 2 (1.34%) Ringtail
2 2 (1.34%) Summit
2 2 (1.34%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 1 (0.67%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.67%) Orchestrade
3 1 (0.67%) RMDS
3 1 (0.67%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 32 (21.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.37%) GitHub
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.68%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.01%) PaaS
5 3 (2.01%) SaaS
6 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.74%) LDAP
2 15 (10.07%) Firewall
2 15 (10.07%) HTTP
3 10 (6.71%) DNS
3 10 (6.71%) SSL
4 8 (5.37%) LAN
4 8 (5.37%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.70%) SSH
6 6 (4.03%) WAN
7 5 (3.36%) Network Security
7 5 (3.36%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (3.36%) VPN
8 4 (2.68%) Internet
8 4 (2.68%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.34%) DMZ
9 2 (1.34%) DWDM
9 2 (1.34%) FTP
9 2 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.34%) MPLS
9 2 (1.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.04%) MySQL
4 9 (6.04%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.03%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.68%) Big Data
7 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.01%) DB2
8 3 (2.01%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.34%) EDRMS
9 2 (1.34%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.34%) Redis
9 2 (1.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 26 (17.45%) Jenkins
2 18 (12.08%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.40%) Subversion
4 10 (6.71%) Hudson
5 9 (6.04%) Cucumber
6 8 (5.37%) JIRA
7 6 (4.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (3.36%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (2.68%) Ant
9 4 (2.68%) SonarQube
10 3 (2.01%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.01%) Maven
10 3 (2.01%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.01%) Mocha
10 3 (2.01%) Selenium
10 3 (2.01%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.01%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.34%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.34%) Gradle
11 2 (1.34%) SoapUI
General
1 53 (35.57%) Finance
2 29 (19.46%) Banking
3 18 (12.08%) Financial Institution
4 11 (7.38%) Retail
5 6 (4.03%) Front Office
6 3 (2.01%) Legal
7 2 (1.34%) Advertising
7 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Games
8 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (29.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (17.45%) Developer
3 19 (12.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 16 (10.74%) Unix Engineer
5 14 (9.40%) Administrator
5 14 (9.40%) Java Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) Analyst
6 11 (7.38%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.04%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Perl Developer
8 8 (5.37%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (5.37%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (5.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Architect
9 7 (4.70%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.03%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Consultant
10 6 (4.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.03%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.45%) XML
2 19 (12.75%) HTML
3 15 (10.07%) Web Services
4 13 (8.72%) .NET
5 12 (8.05%) CSS
5 12 (8.05%) Middleware
6 9 (6.04%) Ajax
6 9 (6.04%) XSLT
7 8 (5.37%) IBM Integration Bus
7 8 (5.37%) LAMP
7 8 (5.37%) Node.js
7 8 (5.37%) SOAP
7 8 (5.37%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (4.70%) JSON
9 6 (4.03%) LAPP Stack
10 5 (3.36%) jQuery
11 4 (2.68%) CGI
11 4 (2.68%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (2.68%) REST
11 4 (2.68%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.07%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.71%) Equities
2 10 (6.71%) Fixed Income
2 10 (6.71%) Public Cloud
3 9 (6.04%) Clustering
4 7 (4.70%) Fintech
4 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.03%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.36%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.01%) Derivative
8 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.34%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.34%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 94 (63.09%) Linux
2 69 (46.31%) Unix
3 29 (19.46%) Windows
4 23 (15.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.72%) Ubuntu
6 9 (6.04%) SUSE
7 7 (4.70%) CentOS
8 5 (3.36%) AIX
8 5 (3.36%) Solaris
9 4 (2.68%) Windows Server
10 3 (2.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.67%) Android
12 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (38.26%) DevOps
2 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.19%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (15.44%) Configuration Management
5 19 (12.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (9.40%) Scrum
7 13 (8.72%) ITIL
8 11 (7.38%) Project Management
9 9 (6.04%) Asset Management
9 9 (6.04%) ITSM
9 9 (6.04%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.04%) Service Management
9 9 (6.04%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.04%) Web Operations
10 8 (5.37%) Change Management
10 8 (5.37%) Security Hardening
10 8 (5.37%) Security Operations
11 7 (4.70%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.70%) ITIL V3
11 7 (4.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 97 (65.10%) Python
2 70 (46.98%) Java
3 47 (31.54%) Bash Shell
4 38 (25.50%) Ruby
5 34 (22.82%) SQL
6 24 (16.11%) PHP
6 24 (16.11%) Shell Script
7 18 (12.08%) JavaScript
8 17 (11.41%) PowerShell
9 16 (10.74%) C++
10 10 (6.71%) C
11 5 (3.36%) AWK
11 5 (3.36%) C#
11 5 (3.36%) Go
11 5 (3.36%) sed
11 5 (3.36%) VB
12 3 (2.01%) Groovy
12 3 (2.01%) Korn
12 3 (2.01%) VBA
13 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (8.05%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) CISM
2 6 (4.03%) CISSP
2 6 (4.03%) PMP
3 5 (3.36%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.68%) CISA
5 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.34%) CCNA
6 2 (1.34%) CCNP
6 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.34%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
3 2 (1.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (12.75%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.08%) Docker
3 14 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.01%) NFS
7 2 (1.34%) oVirt
7 2 (1.34%) Snort
7 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.34%) vSphere
8 1 (0.67%) Gluster
8 1 (0.67%) HDFS
8 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.67%) iptables
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.67%) vCloud
8 1 (0.67%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.67%) Xen
8 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (39.60%) Puppet
2 33 (22.15%) Ansible
2 33 (22.15%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.04%) Nagios
4 8 (5.37%) Salt
5 7 (4.70%) Control-M
6 5 (3.36%) HAProxy
6 5 (3.36%) Kubernetes
6 5 (3.36%) Terraform
7 3 (2.01%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.34%) EnCase
8 2 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.34%) Kibana
8 2 (1.34%) logstash
8 2 (1.34%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.34%) OpenView
8 2 (1.34%) Rundeck
8 2 (1.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.67%) SCCM
9 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (22.15%) Oracle
2 22 (14.77%) Red Hat
3 19 (12.75%) VMware
4 16 (10.74%) Microsoft
5 14 (9.40%) Atlassian
6 9 (6.04%) Splunk
7 7 (4.70%) Cisco
7 7 (4.70%) Veritas
8 6 (4.03%) Serena
9 4 (2.68%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.68%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (2.68%) HP
10 3 (2.01%) Citrix
10 3 (2.01%) EMC
10 3 (2.01%) Google
10 3 (2.01%) IBM
10 3 (2.01%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.01%) Sybase
10 3 (2.01%) Symantec
10 3 (2.01%) WorldPay
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